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Zlatan Ibrahimovic denies kicking Seamus Coleman in head on goal

Manchester United striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic has denied deliberately kicking Seamus Coleman in the head, saying he could have made the Everton defender "fall asleep" if it had been on goal. "If you let him play, you will see how good he is". "I scored today but it only gave us one point". Invited to justify his decision to send for Fellaini late in the game, he said: "I thought you would know more about football than you do, the answer is obvious".

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UK's defense takes a hit in loss to UCLA

Leaf also made a three pointer to put UCLA up 67-55 with 13 minutes left in the game. It's the second consecutive year UCLA has beaten No. 1 Kentucky. Leaf had 17 points and 13 rebounds. Malik Monk , who led the Wildcats with 24 points, agreed with Willis' assessment and said Kentucky's lackluster showing on defense was a big difference in the outcome.

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Former Alabama QB Blake Barnett joining Pac-12 school

The pro-style quarterback elected to transfer in late September, and was once thought to be visiting OR, however the trip never materialized. In three games with the Tide, Barnett went just 11-for-19 through the air for 219 yards and two touchdowns.

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Oregon Fires Mark Helfrich After Ducks Finish Last In Pac-12 North

Kelly knows all about being fired. Looking at potential candidates, Scott Roussel of FootballScoop.com reported OR has contacted representatives for Oklahoma offensive coordinator Lincoln Riley and Western Michigan head coach P.J. The AP Poll began back in 1936 - nearly as long as it has been since OR fired a Head Coach. OR is reportedly looking to make a splash with their next head coach, as the university is looking to add " someone who would reinvigorate ticket sales ".

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Surging Ravens hit their groove in time for playoff push

It's this profession. That ain't the first time we got smacked around a little bit. "It's what we're working for, and it's nice to see it happen". When asked, though, Kenneth Dixon (6 rushes, 56 yards) and Terrance West (10-50) produced, averaging 6.6 yards a carry.

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Manchester City And Chelsea Charged Over Player Behaviour

The ban now means that not only will Aguero miss his side's clash against Arsenal on 18th December, but he will also be unavailable for next week's fixture against Leicester City followed by a midweek clash against Watford and also the Hull City game on Boxing Day.

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Michael Owen: This is what I hope for Ben Woodburn at Liverpool

Woodburn's strike came after Divock Origi netted the opening goal following a cross from 18-year-old Trent Alexander-Arnold. So if we can not use him for the next few days or weeks, each team in the world would feel it, that's how it is. That why I'm so quiet on this. Let's just say, the 17-year-old can expect to score more hard goals in front of the Kop in the years to come. And given the display, he said the team's youngsters have earned his trust.

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Patriots' Tom Brady turns in vintage effort for 200th career win

The win ties him with Peyton Manning for most all-time. A hobbled Tom Brady and the New England Patriots then stormed back for a 22-17 victory on Sunday. Revis gave up four receptions on five targets for 41 yards, according to Pro Football Focus, including the two touchdowns. Brady now has 200 wins with only 61 defeats for a winning percentage of.766.

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Baker Mayfield & Dede Westbrook Both Named Heisman Finalists

Mayfield has thrown for 3,669 yards, including 38 touchdowns and eight interceptions. Adoree' Jackson was not among the Heisman Trophy finalists announced on Monday afternoon after an exceptional junior campaign put him on the cusp of a trip to NY.

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Formula One champion Nico Rosberg announces shock retirement from sport

Upon informing Toto Wolff, Rosberg says the Mercedes team boss "knew straight away that I was completely convinced and that reassured me". Rosberg won the drivers' title by finishing the race in second place. "I didn't know if I had the b***s, and I took a bit of time". This has led already to wild speculation on who it will tap to become Hamilton's teammate next year.

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Tottenham Hotspur Star's €30m Release Clause Revealed

In a separate development, Spurs insist none of their first-team players has a release clause in their contracts despite explosive claims that Alderweireld can be bought for £25.4million. Indeed, Tottenham are believed to not be prepared to listen to any offers for Alderweireld - who Mauricio Pochettino feels is invaluable to his side.

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Alabama-Washington, Clemson-Ohio State set for playoff semis

In Clemson's last three games, he threw for 10 touchdowns and only two interceptions. That has always been the concern for the game, as it moved from the antiquated and biased two-team BCS Championship to the four-team playoff. Alabama , Clemson , Ohio State , and Washington received the four bids from the selection committee and will compete in the national semifinals in the Peach Bowl and the Fiesta Bowl on December 31.

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Glendale gets Ohio St v Clemson in National Semi-Final

All 128 teams in Division I's FBS are technically eligible to make the Playoff . Penn State finished No. 5 and is headed to the Rose Bowl. But two games in September were a huge part of that decision by the playoff's 12-person selection committee.

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Keaton Jennings hits confidence-boosting century as England Test debut awaits

Woakes was injured by a blow to his hand when batting in Mohali on Tuesday. Jennings, 24, should get an immediate run-out for England Lions against the United Arab Emirates on Thursday before heading to India. But, while he claimed a modest-looking 22 Championship wickets during the 2016 season, Dawson feels he fulfilled a valuable role for his Hampshire side and is confident he can replicate it with England.

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Moore proud of Wallabies despite poor year

It should have come as no surprise but Eddie Jones was not resting on his laurels after watching his England team beat Australia 37-21 on Saturday to complete a flawless year of 13 victories since he took charge. As England took a lap of honor, the Wallabies took their lumps in the same dressing room in which they finished 2015, after losing the Rugby World Cup final.

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New Zealand Prime Minister John Key announces surprise resignation

English is a veteran MP, having entered parliament in 1990 and he was at the helm of the National Party when it suffered its worst election defeat in 2002. Key said that steering the country of 4.7 million through the economic crisis of 2008 and on to relative economic success was a proud accomplishment.

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Florida Gators Football Moves Up In The College Football Playoff Rankings

If Washington loses this week, the Pac 12 will have a tough time getting a team into the playoff (since another win over WSU wouldn't help the Buffs very much). But if the Buckeyes beat MI on Saturday, they will be 11-1 with four wins over current or former 10 teams (also Oklahoma , Wisconsin and Nebraska).

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England slip to third Test defeat

With the finish in sight, Pujara was caught sweeping off Adil Rashid (1-28). It was the second new-ball that hastened the end of the England innings. Ravichandran Ashwin of India (R) and capatin Virat Kohli of India celebrate after dismissing David Warner of Australia during day four of the Fourth Test match between Australia and India at Sydney Cricket Ground on January 9, 2015 in Sydney, Australia.

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Steelers defense playing important role in turnaround

Roethlisberger, the last of the three star quarterbacks drafted in the first round 12 years ago but arguably the best, found Antonio Brown for 22 yards and tight end Ladarius Green for 20 yards on scores while outplaying Eli Manning , who spent most of the first half backed up against his own end zone and threw two costly interceptions.

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Auburn rushing attack set to face top-ranked Alabama run defense

It's no surprise that Alabama brings a formidable, aggressive defense that ranks among the nation's best into the Iron Bowl. The Crimson Tide extended its win streak to 22 in a row with a win over Chattanooga last week and while it wasn't pretty by any means Alabama remains in the driver seat as the lone undefeated team remaining in the country.

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Cowboys at Vikings: 3 things we learned

Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott walks off the field after the team's NFL football game a ... The Vikings will be spectators Sunday for several games that could impact the postseason. "I'm sick and exhausted of the reffing in this league right now". "I mean, you got holding calls all over the place that people don't want to call, Bradford gets hit in the face at the end of the game and you don't call it".

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49ers Chip Kelly rules out OR return

Helfrich had a 37-16 record after taking over from Chip Kelly in 2013. After reaching the College Football Playoff championship game after the 2014 regular season, the Ducks fell to 9-4 in 2015 and then 4-8 this season, which ended Saturday in Oregon's first loss to Oregon State in almost a decade.

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MLB Has a New CBA

The threshold will rise from $189 million to $195 million next year, and then it will rise to $197 million in 2018, $206 million in 2019, $209 million in 2020 and $210 million in 2021. "MLB announced Wednesday that the sides have agreed to a tentative deal spanning the 2017-21 seasons". The size of Major League rosters now sits at 25, and while there were discussions of potentially adding a 26th player to the fray, a 26th roster addition will be not be included in the new CBA.

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Woods proved he's still got game after return in the Bahamas

Still, Woods proved he can still score with the best in the world, and admitted that many of his mistakes stemmed from the fact that he wasn't entirely comfortable on the golf course yet. "It was a great week", he said. I've been real impressed. He has an innate ability to do things that only a couple of guys in the world can do. Plagued by two bogeys and a double on the final hole, Woods ended the third round with a 2-under 70.

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Parthiv was not anxious about failing, says Anil Kumble

Ishant Sharma released for his wedding on December 9. "The BCCI medical team has confirmed that wicketkeeper Wriddhiman Saha is still recuperating from the strain in his left thigh, which he sustained during the second Test match at Vizag", the board said.

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Lewis Hamilton's F1 engine failure in Malaysia cost him title - Wolff

In the closing stages of the championship showdown, a desperate Hamilton attempted to back Nico Rosberg into Sebastian Vettel and Max Verstappen in a bid to win the title by pushing his rival out of podium contention. "I didn't know how far [Hamilton] would go". For the German, the days since his victory have come with some unbelievable emotions, adding, "I wasn't expecting it at all and it just completely blew me away!" Wolff is now contemplating whether to punish the British driver for ...

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Smith record century leads Aussies to ODI win

Smith would depart shortly after Australia passed 300 and just after he had passed AB de Villiers record score of 162 at the SCG . However, Bailey hoped the ODI team would be able to take confidence from Australia's recent day-night Test victory over South Africa in Adelaide and produce a performance of similar quality in the forthcoming series.

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Red Sox exercise 2018 option on manager John Farrell's contract

The newly agreed upon Major League Baseball collective bargaining agreement features higher taxes and additional penalties for exceeding the competitive balance threshold - and don't think the Red Sox haven't noticed. Dombrowski has said that acquiring an eighth-inning setup man is the priority. Farrell is 339-309 in four seasons with the Red Sox, including a 2013 world championship, but that year and 2016 sandwich a pair of disappointing sub-.500 returns.

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Rooney joins debate as sex abuse scandal engulfs English football

Mr Unsworth, 44 said he had chose to waive his right to anonymity and speak out after his girlfriend showed him an interview on the BBC's Victoria Derbyshire programme with ex-Crewe player Mr Woodward. Yesterday the NSPCC said more than 50 people had rung an abuse helpline within two hours of it being set up. The 62-year-old coached and scouted junior players during a career that saw him employed by clubs such as Stoke City, Manchester City and Crewe Alexandra.

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Cam Newton on wrong side of history after blowout loss

That's probably not true, but it does guarantee both sides will be fired up for this game. It doesn't look like the Seahawks will be able to overtake the Dallas Cowboys for the No. The Seahawks offensive line is in complete disarray right now. The only hope for the Panthers in this game is to put up points against the Seahawks , which is a pretty tall order.

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Hameed flies back as England nurse their wounds

Joe Root has backed Alastair Cook to stay on as England's Test captain until at least next year's Ashes tour of Australia. Jennings, named less than 24 hours before Thursday's one-day worldwide series opener as a replacement for the injured Haseeb Hameed in England's Test squad in India, finished with 101 not out as the Lions knocked off their hosts' 174 all out with 16 of their 50 overs to spare.

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College Football Playoff Championship Odds 11/23/16

Because of a tie-breaker, a Buckeyes win will make Penn State the division victor if the Nittany Lions beat Michigan State. Louisville was the team that took a big drop. Put them in the Pac-12 championship (they'd need Utah to beat Colorado ), watch them win the league and - well, what if? Much like Ohio State , Michigian losing against the Buckeyes would be bad because a loss would knock them out of the Big Ten Championship, taking away the Wolverines ability to control their destiny.

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Guardiola sceptical over Manchester United title chances

We were happy [against Palace and Burnley] because we won but we were anxious at the time . The Argentina worldwide was sent off for a two-footed lunge on David Luiz during his team's 3-1 defeat by Chelsea in the Premier League on Saturday and has been banned for four domestic matches.

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Dodgers sign Rich Hill to three-year deal

The 36-year-old MA native was excellent when he was on the mound in 2016, pitching well for Oakland before being traded to the Dodgers . The New York Yankees have been connected to the 36-year-old lefty for weeks now, but according to Jon Heyman of Today's Knuckleball , they never made him a formal offer.

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Man United victims of double standards, says Mourinho

There was little complaint from Manchester United fans, as Fellaini clumsily felled his counterpart, which then gave Leighton Baines the opportunity to bring Everton level. Oppositions are leaving the stadium super happy with points they don't deserve and we are leaving the stadium with a feeling we deserved more". Jose Mourinho's side have been on a tepid run of results after winning their opening their opening three games of the season.


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